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Tips for preventing No. 1 crime on campus: Bike theft

Jan. 8, 2020

As with most college campuses, bike thefts are the leading crime at CU Boulder, so be sure to read these safety tips and watch the short video provided by the CU Boulder Police Department.

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5 awareness tips on stormwater pollution

Dec. 19, 2019

Even the little things matter when it comes to keeping our water clean. Simple habits can make a difference, such as not pouring chemicals down the drain, not littering and cleaning up after pets.

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CU Police Department debuts recruitment plan for officers, civilian staff

Nov. 20, 2019

The CU Police Department recently completed a recruitment plan with the assistance of the Office of Diversity, Equity and Community Engagement and other campus partners.

Online Safe Exchange Zone on the south side of the Public Safety Building

CU Boulder offers safe zone for finalizing online transactions

Nov. 6, 2019

Did you know there's a location on campus for buyers and sellers using websites such as Craigslist to safely complete transactions? The area is open to students, employees and the general public.

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Biking after dark? Get safety tips

Oct. 30, 2019

As we say goodbye to daylight saving time and head into the shorter days of winter, make sure your bicycle is equipped with the right bike lights to keep you safe. Learn more.

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Daylight saving time: 4 survival tips

Oct. 30, 2019

Daylight saving time ends at 2 a.m. on Sunday, Nov. 3. Even though we gain an extra hour, it can be hard to adjust to the increasingly shorter days of winter. Here are some reminders to stay safe.

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4 tips to help you safely arrive at your destination

Oct. 23, 2019

Every year, car crashes in the U.S. injure more than 3 million people and kill more than 32,000. Many of these crashes are preventable. Learn more to protect yourself and others on the road.

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Tips on avoiding employment scams

Oct. 16, 2019

If you or someone you know is looking for work, be aware of scams to steal your personal information and money. Learn about scammer methods and how to vet the legitimacy of job postings.

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CU Boulder Alerts test set for Oct. 16

Oct. 9, 2019

CU Boulder will test the CU Boulder Alerts system at 11:55 a.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 16. The test will include text messages, emails, social media and website announcements.

Bike racks on campus

CUPD bait bike program producing results

Oct. 9, 2019

Bike theft is the No. 1 crime on campus. So far in 2019, eight bike thieves have been arrested thanks to the CU Boulder Police Department's revamped bait bike program.